Daesh convoy in Syria appears to have turned back, US-led coalition says - Arab News

A convoy of Daesh fighters and their families begin to depart from the Lebanon-Syria border zone in Qalamoun, Syria, on August 28, 2017, only to be stopped by US-led coalition air strikes along the way. (REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki/File Photo). BEIRUT: A ...

UN raises alarm on heavy civilian casualties in coalition's air strikes on Raqqa - NRT

Boys ride on bicycles past rubble of damaged buildings at Ain Tarma, eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta, Syria August 23, 2017. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh. 46 mins ago. Views 121. + -. RAQQA -- Attacking forces in the battle for the Syrian city of Raqqa ...

Convoy carrying Islamic State fighters retreats deeper into Syria -US general - Ynetnews

The top US general in Iraq and Syria said on Thursday that a bus convoy of Islamic State fighters and their families seeking to reach a stronghold near the Iraqi border had turned and retreated deeper into Syrian-held areas after being blocked by air ...

'If US aerial bombings don't kill Raqqa citizens, ISIS snipers will' - RT

The Pentagon appears willing to accept a number of civilian casualties as it is pursuing high-value targets. But it is unconscionable to be doing aerial bombing in very densely populated city areas, says former Pentagon official Michael Maloof. In ...

US-led jets strike in Syria to block Islamic State evacuation deal - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

U.S.-led warplanes on Wednesday blocked a convoy of Islamic State fighters and their families from reaching territory the group holds in eastern Syria and struck some of their comrades traveling to meet them, a coalition spokesman said. The strikes ...

Heavy civilian casualties in Raqqa from airstrikes: UN - Saudi Gazette

Smoke rises after an airstrike during fighting between members of the Syrian Democratic Forces and Daesh militants in Raqqa, Syria, earlier this month. — Reuters. Smoke rises after an airstrike during fighting between members of the Syrian Democratic ...

Sayyed Nasrallah Speaks Today on Second Liberation Ceremony - Al-Manar TV

Hezbollah Secretary General, Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah is to speak today during ceremony on the occasion of Lebanon's Second Liberation. The ceremony is to celebrate victory achieved by Lebanese army and resistance against Takfiri groups in the eastern ...